Midland Cultural Centre presents
IFOA Midland feat. Vivek Shraya & Sian Northey
Thu · October 19, 2017
Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:00 pmRotary Hall
The Written Word has partnered with the IFOA’s (International Festival of Authors) Lit On Tour programme to introduce Midland to some of Canada’s finest and newest writers of contemporary literature.
Join authors Vivek Shraya & Sian Northey as they read from and discuss their latest works.http://midlandculturalcentre.ticketfly.com/event/1558846/
Siân Northey has published fiction for children and adults, as well as poetry and creative non-fiction. Rhyd y Gro (Gomer, 2016) is her second novel for adults. Her first poetry collection Trwy Ddyddiau Gwydr (Through Glass Days; Gwasg Carreg Gwalch) was shortlisted for the 2013 Wales Book of the Year Award. Spanish translations of eight of her poems will be included in an anthology published in Mexico.
She is currently studying part time for a PhD in Creative Writing at the School of Welsh at Bangor University, and was selected to the Writers at Work programme at the 2016 Hay Festival.
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